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Brazil

Seniority by Bishop Ordination


Ordained
Bishop
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
22 Sep 1957 Archbishop José Maria PiresArchbishop Emeritus of Paraíba
7 May 1959 Serafim Cardinal Fernandes de AraújoArchbishop Emeritus of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
29 Oct 1961 Archbishop Antônio Ribeiro de OliveiraArchbishop Emeritus of Goiânia, Goias
6 Jan 1962 Bishop José Mauro Ramalho de Alarcón SantiagoBishop Emeritus of Iguatú, Ceara
28 Aug 1966 Archbishop Pedro Antônio Marchetti FedaltoArchbishop Emeritus of Curitiba, Parana
2 Oct 1966 Archbishop Luciano José Cabral DuarteArchbishop Emeritus of Aracajú, Sergipe
6 Nov 1966 Bishop Manuel Edmilson da CruzBishop Emeritus of Limoeiro do Norte, Ceara
18 Dec 1966 Archbishop Gilberto Pereira LopesArchbishop Emeritus of Campinas, Sao Paulo
17 Jun 1967 José Cardinal Freire FalcãoArchbishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal
11 Feb 1968 Bishop José da Silva ChavesBishop Emeritus of Uruaçu (Uruassu), Goias
20 Apr 1969 Bishop Jayme Henrique ChemelloBishop Emeritus of Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul
25 May 1969 Bishop Orlando Octacílio Dotti, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop Emeritus of Vacaria, Rio Grande do Sul
Most Junior
25 Mar 2017 Father Geovane Luís da SilvaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
20 Mar 2017 Father Edilson Soares NobreBishop-Elect of Oeiras, Piaui
18 Mar 2017 Father Otacilio Ferreira de LacerdaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
25 Feb 2017 Father Argemiro de Azevedo, C.M.F.Bishop-Elect of Assis, Sao Paulo
11 Feb 2017 Father Rubival Cabral Britto, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop-Elect of Grajaú, Maranhão
4 Feb 2017 Father Wellington de Queiroz VieiraPrelate of Cristalândia, Goias
29 Jan 2017 Father José Roberto Silva CarvalhoBishop-Elect of Caetité, Bahia
28 Jan 2017 Father Joel Portella AmadoAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
28 Jan 2017 Father Paulo Alves RomãoAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
12 Dec 2016 Bishop Edmilson Tadeu Canavarros dos Santos, S.D.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Manaus, Amazonas
11 Oct 2016 Bishop Moacir Aparecido de FreitasBishop of Votuporanga, Sao Paulo
14 Aug 2016 Bishop Francisco de Sales Alencar Batista, O. Carm.Bishop of Cajazeiras, Paraiba

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